Hydrogen – an element for the Space Age!
Issue 374 | Page 51 | Published Sep 2019
A short history of the discovery of hydrogen is given, together with its properties, uses and applications, and its importance in transport, from balloons to space rockets, is discussed.
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A short piece arguing that hydrogen should head up group 4 (14) in the periodic table.
A fun activity that offers a way to revise practical skills in chemistry.